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2 hrs ago | WOAY

Historic Fayette Theater presents...

The lights are up at Historic Fayette Theater and time is running out to get your ticket for its upcoming production.


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6 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Region's movie theaters staging a comeback

With today's opening of a 15-screen Cinemark theater in Towson, Baltimore and its immediate area - that is, within the Beltway - is home to nearly 60 movie screens.


Related Topix: Arts, Baltimore, MD, Towson, MD, Glen Burnie, MD, Movies, Entertainment

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Obama to border critics: 'This is not theater'

Tens of thousands of children streaming from chaotic Central American nations to the U.S. border have overwhelmed the government's ability to respond, senior administration officials said Wednesday as President Barack Obama urged Congress to move swiftly to approve emergency spending request for the crisis.


Related Topix: Arts, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Ted Cruz, Texas Government, Texas, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn

Monterey County Herald

Theater preview: Monterey's Wharf Theater opens Gilbert and Sullivan's 'The Mikado'

MONTEREY >> The Bruce Ariss Wharf Theater mixes the authentic with the modern in its production of Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Mikado," opening Friday.


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Army leaders defend flawed intelligence system

This March 18, 2013 file photo shows Gen. John Campbell speaking at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.


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Spokane 7

Miss South Perry Summer Theater? Inconceivable

Thanks to my friend and former colleague Kevin Taylor , I was reminded once again that in addition to having an actual summer, Spokane of 2014 is enjoying another FREE outdoor-movie season at the South Perry Summer Theater .


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The News Tribune

Rooftop is part of Indiana theater's restoration

City and Embassy officials lined up on the theater's stage Tuesday to take turns symbolically breaking down the walls of the former Indiana Hotel, part of the Embassy building - a celebration of the beginning of construction on a $10 million renovation project involving six floors.


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Minnesota Fringe Festival Cast Set for Brazen Theater's the Miss ...

Brazen Theater presents the Minneapolis premiere of The Miss Longview Texas Drag Pageant, a new play written and directed by Mark Hooker and co-directed by Janice Orlandi and produced by Joel Thingvall beginning July 31st at Theatre In The Round at 245 Cedar Avenue, Minneapolis.


Related Topix: Arts, Longview, TX, Life, Holidays, Thanksgiving


'Transformers' Actor Released After Arrest At Broadway Theater

Actor Shia LeBeouf appeared in New York City court Friday after being arrested the prior night for disorderly conduct, authorities say.


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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WOZZ-FM Appleton

'Clinton: The Musical' gets U.S. debut at NY theat...

"Clinton: The Musical," a bawdy, raucous farce parodying the sex scandal that rocked the White House, with two actors portraying the dual sides of Bill Clinton, makes its U.S. debut this month during the New York Musical Theater Festival.


Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sex Scandal, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Musical Theater, Arts

Contra Costa Times

Live theater stays in Martinez with six-month lease extension

The Martinez City Council has saved downtown live theater one more time by agreeing to a six-month extension on its Campbell Theater lease, and a corresponding sublease for OnStage Repertory Theatre.


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The Mt Kisco Daily Voice

Pace University Student To Star In Atlantic Theater Company Production

Victor Almanzar, a Pace University student, will be starring in Stephen Adly Guirgis' new play "Between Riverside and Crazy" at the Atlantic Theater Company with the first preview taking place this week on Thursday, July 10. Almanzar is a native of the Dominican Republic.


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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Vast nighttime theater provides gleaming celestial show for stargazers

Generally, the best time to view meteor shows is after midnight. These are named meteor shows through the end of 2014 visible in the Northern Hemisphere and producing significant number of meteors: These are some of the sites that provide information about the night sky as well as weather conditions.


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Lone Survivor

Based on the true story of a team of Navy SEALs on a mission to intercept an Al-Qaeda agent and the only member of the team that made it out alive , "Lone Survivor" is a visceral account of the courage of fortitude of those individuals serving in our armed forces.

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Bellingham Herald

Newport abuzz over Woody Allen movie filming

The director is filming his newest movie in the Ocean State, and was spotted Monday in Newport, where he was filming at a pub and a theater.


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WOZZ-FM Appleton

Lloyd Webber to revive 'Cats' in London, hints at ...

Andrew Lloyd Webber is about to find out if felines have more than one life - and possibly a cinematic one as well - as he prepares to bring his 1980s hit musical "Cats" back to London's West End for a limited run.


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Business Journal

Alamo Drafthouse to open new downtown Dallas theater

The eight-screen movie theater will be at the southwest corner of Cadiz Street and S. Lamar Street near the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.


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Mon Jul 07, 2014

StolenDress Entertainment's the Last Five Years to Play The Attic Theater, 7/18-27

THE LAST FIVE YEARS, written and composed by Jason Robert Brown , will be presented at The Attic Theater, 5429 W. Washington Blvd. Los Angeles, Calif.


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Pending plans for theater's closing

A local non-profit theatrical producing organization that has been operating for 15 years may have to close its doors this fall if it does not find new funders in time.


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Jerusalem Post

Gesher Theater marks 23 years of excellence in new season

Theater chairman Zohar defiantly in face of budget cuts; What's the point of Gesher if it surrenders and doesn't do what it believes in? "Critics have praised Gesher's daring," observed Yevgeny Arye with his usual bluntness, "but that is precisely what good repertory theater should be doing: that's our principle and we stick to it."


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